Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 753.9
Unspecified anomaly of urinary system
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 753.9 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 753.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Congenital anomaly of the kidney
  • Congenital anomaly of the urinary system
  • Congenital anomaly of ureter
  • Congenital anomaly of urinary system
  • Congenital kidney anomaly
  • Congenital ureteral anomaly
  • Congenital vesicouretero renal reflux
  • Congenital vesicoureterorenal reflux
Clinical Information
  • An abnormality of the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra that is present at birth. Representative examples include renal hypoplasia, renal agenesis, accessory kidney, absence of ureter, atresia of bladder neck, and atresia of urethra
Applies To
  • Congenital:
    • anomaly NOS of urinary system [any part, except urachus]
    • deformity NOS of urinary system [any part, except urachus]
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 753.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q64.9 Congenital malformation of urinary system, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 753.9:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
    • bladder (neck) (sphincter) (trigone) 753.9
    • kidney(s) (calyx) (pelvis) 753.9
    • meatus urinarius 753.9
    • paraurethral ducts 753.9
    • urethra (valve) 753.9
    • urinary tract or system (any part, except urachus) 753.9
    • vesicourethral orifice 753.9
  • Defect, defective 759.9
    • renal pelvis 753.9
    • ureter 753.9
  • Deformity 738.9
    • bladder (neck) (sphincter) (trigone) (acquired) 596.89
      • congenital 753.9
    • kidney(s) (calyx) (pelvis) (congenital) 753.9
    • ureter (opening) (congenital) 753.9
    • urethra (valve) (congenital) 753.9
    • urinary tract or system (congenital) 753.9
    • vesicourethral orifice (acquired) 596.89
      • congenital NEC 753.9
  • Malformation (congenital) - see also Anomaly
    • urinary system NEC 753.9
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